Today is awful, and a lot of the next four years probably will be too. But a good way to register one's displeasure with the way things are is to protest, and students across America did that almost immediately after Donald Trump was elected. Here's a look at some of these inspiring scenes.

Boulder High School (Boulder, CO)

Oakland Tech (Oakland, California)

The Ethel Walker School (Hartford, CT)

Des Moines School District (Des Moines, Iowa)

West Seattle High School (Seattle, Washington)

Berkeley High School (Berkeley, California)

Michael Rosen is a reporter for Fusion based out of Oakland.